ACM/IEEE TinyML Design Contest at ICCAD is a challenging, multi-month, research and development competition, focusing on real-world problems that requires the implementation of machine learning algorithms on low-end microprocessors/microcontrollers. It is open to multi-person teams world-wide. The top three teams will be invited to 2022 International Conference on Computer-Aided Design (ICCAD) to present their solutions, and to recieve their awards.

Tentative Schedule

Contest release date
July 15, 2022
Registration deadline
July 30, 2022 July 31, 2022 23:59:59 (AOE)
Final submission due
September 30, 2022 September 30, 2022 23:59:59 (AOE)
Top three teams notified
October 15, 2022
winner announced
At ICCAD Conference (October 30 - November 3, 2022) 1:45-3:15 pm at Capri on Nov. 2 at ICCAD


1st Place Award
US $4500 / team
2nd Place Award
US $1500 / team
3rd Place Award
US $500 / team

Contest Organizers

  • Zhenge Jia (University of Notre Dame, IN, US)
  • Dawei Li (South-Central Minzu University, CN)
  • Lichuan Ping (Singular Medical, CN)
  • Yiyu Shi (University of Notre Dame, IN, US)